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1. "Doc" Brown, Famous Kansas City Cake Walker "Doc" Brown, Famous Kansas City Cake Walker 2011 Manuscript about Kansas City cake walker Joseph "Doc" Brown (Doctor William Henry Joseph Cutter Brown), that consists of a chronological collection of 149 published articles, notices, and advertisements....

2. A Visit To The Poor Farm: How Jackson County Cares For Her Helpless Wards A Visit To The Poor Farm: How Jackson County Cares For Her Helpless Wards July 29, 1890 The subheading reads: "A Description of the Building and Something of the Inmates--The County Judges Contemplate Further Improvements--Two Jay Goulds Happy With Their Imaginary Riches--Some Pathetic Cases...

3. Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 55 with People and Pets Advertising Card Scrapbook Page 55 with People and Pets ca. 1887 Scrapbook page containing eleven advertising cards. Four small cards are cut to the shape of their image and show three cats and a dog. The other seven cards show the following:
1. A girl picking apples....

4. Biography of Elijah Milton McGee (1819-1873), City Promoter and Mayor Biography of Elijah Milton McGee (1819-1873), City Promoter and Mayor 2003

5. Biography of John B. Wornall (1822-1892), Pioneer Biography of John B. Wornall (1822-1892), Pioneer 2003

6. Blue Springs-Tapawingo Garden Club Buys Historic Site Blue Springs-Tapawingo Garden Club Buys Historic Site November//1960 Article about the purchase of the site of an 1850 Blue Springs mill using the "spring water to grind wheat and corn." Also history of the town of Blue Springs from 1838.

7. Board of Trade Building Board of Trade Building Postcard of Kansas City's Board of Trade Building at 8th and Wyandotte Streets

8. Board of Trade Building Board of Trade Building Postcard of Kansas City's Board of Trade Building at 8th and Wyandotte Streets

9. Bradbury Pianos Bradbury Pianos ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Bradbury Pianos showing a corn cob with legs standing in the street holding onto a lamp post and smoking a cigar while a police man watches from across the street. Caption says: "Well...

10. Busier than Ever, Building Away at a Mightier Kansas City--Places Where Millions Are Being Spent Busier than Ever, Building Away at a Mightier Kansas City--Places Where Millions Are Being Spent February/12/1922 Illustrations and descriptions of several buildings in Kansas City, under construction or newly completed in 1922 including the following: (1) "the immense cold storage, warehouse and ice manufacturing...

11. Business Is Sound at the Core: Much Corn for Export in Southwest Business Is Sound at the Core: Much Corn for Export in Southwest September//1903 Photo of the laying of a corner stone for "a masonic temple, Kansas City, July 25, 1903."

12. Corn Products Refining Company Plant Corn Products Refining Company Plant 1950 Aerial view of Corn Products Refining Company plant, located at 1001 North Bedford in North Kansas City.

13. Corn Straight from Grist Mill Made Food for Every Table in Earlier Days Corn Straight from Grist Mill Made Food for Every Table in Earlier Days February/11/1953 File containing an article about Falling Springs Mill, "north of Alton, in Oregon County, near the southern border of the state" of Missouri, and the corn meal produced there.

14. Cornfield Cornfield n.d. Cornfield at the Kansas City Municipal Farm.

15. Electric Park Entrance Electric Park Entrance 1910 Park entrance decorated for "Corn Carnival".

16. Geo. W. Brown and Co. Geo. W. Brown and Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Geo. W. Brown & Co. showing an assortment of unrelated images including a ship inside a horseshoe next to a painting on an easel. The horseshoe has the word "Ghirk" on it. Front lower...

17. Good Roads Association of Greater Kansas City Map Good Roads Association of Greater Kansas City Map 1919 Side one shows a Kansas City regional map that includes 30 counties in Missouri and 20 counties in Kansas. Map on reverse shows the greater Kansas City area. Both highlight existing paved roads and those...

18. Haymaking Haymaking Postcard depicting Haymaking along the country roads

19. In the Stills of the Night In the Stills of the Night February//1980 Story of moonshiners and murders associated with informers on their hidden stashes of corn whiskey in the Missouri "River Bottoms" during 1920s Prohibition.

20. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance May//1886 Description with illustration of the "manufacturers and jobbers of 'The Reliance' self-binding harvesters, and celebrated sandwich corn shellers, State Street and St. Louis Avenue."